U.S. Congressman Job Approval (June 2015)

U.S. Congressman Job Approval (June 2015)

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categorycolumn-1
Approve strongly9%
Approve somewhat24%
Neither approve nor disapprove24%
Disapprove somewhat17%
Disapprove strongly19%
Don't know7%

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categoryDemocratIndependentRepublican
Approve strongly6%1%13%
Approve somewhat15%15%34%
Neither approve nor disapprove22%27%24%
Disapprove somewhat18%20%16%
Disapprove strongly29%23%9%
Don't know9%14%4%

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categoryLean RepublicanNot very strong RepublicanStrong Republican
Approve strongly11%3%21%
Approve somewhat33%29%39%
Neither approve nor disapprove23%36%18%
Disapprove somewhat17%20%12%
Disapprove strongly13%6%7%
Don't know3%7%3%

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categoryLean DemocratNot very strong DemocratStrong Democrat
Approve strongly4%2%9%
Approve somewhat9%20%15%
Neither approve nor disapprove23%28%17%
Disapprove somewhat18%22%16%
Disapprove strongly35%14%36%
Don't know10%13%7%

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categoryLiberalsModeratesConservatives
Approve strongly6%4%15%
Approve somewhat14%17%33%
Neither approve nor disapprove13%34%23%
Disapprove somewhat19%18%15%
Disapprove strongly42%15%11%
Don't know6%12%4%

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categoryLeaning conservativeSomewhat conservativeExtremely conservative
Approve strongly6%10%28%
Approve somewhat33%37%28%
Neither approve nor disapprove32%22%15%
Disapprove somewhat17%15%14%
Disapprove strongly9%10%12%
Don't know3%5%3%

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categoryLeaning liberalSomewhat liberalExtremely liberal
Approve strongly2%5%11%
Approve somewhat18%15%7%
Neither approve nor disapprove21%11%7%
Disapprove somewhat28%17%11%
Disapprove strongly27%44%55%
Don't know3%7%10%

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categoryDemocratRepublicanTea Party
Approve strongly7%15%14%
Approve somewhat18%29%32%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%30%14%
Disapprove somewhat19%12%23%
Disapprove strongly32%11%14%
Don't know6%3%3%

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categoryWhiteBlackHispanic
Approve strongly11%10%3%
Approve somewhat27%19%21%
Neither approve nor disapprove20%26%31%
Disapprove somewhat15%19%20%
Disapprove strongly22%12%16%
Don't know5%15%10%

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categoryMaleFemale
Approve strongly12%7%
Approve somewhat27%22%
Neither approve nor disapprove18%29%
Disapprove somewhat17%17%
Disapprove strongly21%17%
Don't know5%9%

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categoryUrbanSuburbanRural
Approve strongly9%10%9%
Approve somewhat24%24%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove23%24%24%
Disapprove somewhat16%18%16%
Disapprove strongly19%20%15%
Don't know10%5%9%

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category18-2930-4445-6465+
Approve strongly12%8%6%13%
Approve somewhat20%22%25%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove30%26%23%19%
Disapprove somewhat14%15%18%19%
Disapprove strongly10%18%23%18%
Don't know14%11%5%3%

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categoryNo high schoolHigh school graduateSome college2-year4-yearPost-grad
Approve strongly5%8%7%10%13%14%
Approve somewhat28%21%24%30%25%27%
Neither approve nor disapprove19%31%26%21%18%12%
Disapprove somewhat8%15%19%18%18%17%
Disapprove strongly22%14%18%17%22%27%
Don't know18%11%6%5%5%2%

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